In Brief

TSRI Investigator Receives Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Award
TSRI Associate Professor Wendy Havran is being awarded the Stohlman Scholar Award from the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Havran has a long-term interest in interactions between intraepithelial gd T cells and neighboring epithelial cells. She has focused her studies on interactions in the thymus, skin, and intestine, investigating the development, specificity, and function of these gd T cells. Her studies support a specialized role for epithelial gd T cells in immune surveillance, wound repair, inflammation, and protection from malignancy.

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